Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report

Table D-11. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Interaction With Patients—2014 Database Hospitals

Work Area / Unit Patient Safety Grade Database Year Interaction With Patients
With
Direct Interaction
Without
Direct Interaction
# Hospitals Both Years 351 328
# Respondents Most Recent 181,238 55,372
Previous 154,950 49,989
Excellent or Very Good Most Recent 76% 81%
Previous 75% 80%
Change 1% 1%
A. Excellent Most Recent 33% 39%
Previous 31% 36%
Change 2% 3%
B. Very Good Most Recent 43% 43%
Previous 44% 44%
Change -1% -1%
C. Acceptable Most Recent 19% 16%
Previous 20% 17%
Change -1% -1%
D. Poor Most Recent 4% 2%
Previous 4% 2%
Change 0% 0%
E. Failing Most Recent 1% 0%
Previous 1% 0%
Change 0% 0%

Note: Percentages may not add to 100 due to rounding.

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Current as of March 2014
Internet Citation: Hospital Survey on Patient Safety Culture: 2014 User Comparative Database Report: Table D-11. Trending: Average Percentage of Respondents Giving Their Work Area/Unit a Patient Safety Grade by Interaction With Patients—2014 Database Hospitals. March 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patientsafetyculture/hospital/2014/hosp14tabled-11.html